Speech of the Federal President to the students

On April 12, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier addresses students at universities in Germany. At the beginning of the summer semester under continuing pandemic conditions, he wants to reach as many students as possible digitally from the reopened Berlin State Library.

Already in January, the Federal President had talked to students via video link about the difficult situation in the Corona pandemic and told them: "You are not forgotten! You are needed, especially at a time when important transformations are ahead of us!"

The address will be livestreamed from 11 a.m. to approximately 11:30 a.m. on April 12. Afterwards, a recording will be available here, optionally with German or English subtitles.

12. April 2021, 11:00 - 11:30